me. >> i'm going to keep a list. >> how about tomato-throwing yoga? sounds good. time for an early look at stories making news today and on this day in history. hockey's champion boston bruins will bring some cold weather cheer to newtown, connecticut, today. and on the heels of a visit to the white house celebrating last year's stanley cup win, the team will hold a street hockey clinic, sign autographs for children, and present autographed and framed jerseys to first responders. today marks the anniversary of the tragic death of racing star dale earnhardt jr. he died from injuries suffered in a crash in 2001. and we would like to wish artist and singer yoko ono a very happy birthday. the widow of john lennon turns 80 years old today. happy birthday. all day long, you can stay on top of the latest developments in those stories and others as they break on msnbc. tonight, be sure to watch brian williams with nbc "nightly news." finally, here's a look at what's coming up on the "today" show. author and comedian steve harvey takes a shot at anchoring in studio 1a.